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Latitude: 53.6138 / 53°36'49"N
Longitude: -1.5702 / 1°34'12"W
OS Eastings: 428529
OS Northings: 413110
OS Grid: SE285131
Mapcode National: GBR KVGN.V9
Mapcode Global: WHCBB.VFGG
Entry Name: Sculpture, Virginius and His Daughter, at East End of Terrace in Bretton Park, Approximately 300 Metres North of Bretton Hall
Listing Date: 6 May 1988
Last Amended: 21 June 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1184887
English Heritage Legacy ID: 342585
Location: West Bretton, Wakefield, WF4
Civil Parish: West Bretton
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Woolley St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE21SE WEST BRETTON PARK ROAD
(south side, off)
8/89 Sculpture, Virginius
- and his Daughter, at
east end of terrace in
Bretton Park, approx
300 metres north of
Sculpture "Virginius and his Daughter". Mid C19 by Patrick McDowell (1799-
1870) R. A. London. Purchased by Thomas Wentworth Beaumont (1792-1848).
Marble. A robed warrior holding a dead woman in one arm. On a small round
plinth. Signed by McDowell.
The sculpture was exhibited at the Great Exhibition of 1851.
N. Pevsner. The Buildings of England 1967.
D. Linstrum. West Yorkshire Architects and Architecture. 1978.
Listing NGR: SE2852913110
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